Archive for May, 2009

Study Finds that Mothers’ Military Deployment Affects Health of Women and Teens

Posted: May 4, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Although separation of a service member from their family is always a hardship, for mothers of adolescent children, deployment comes at even more of a personal sacrifice. A recent study completed by Mason researcher Mona Ternus found that a woman’s military deployment affects her health as well as that of her adolescent children.

Honor Society for Transfer Students Established

Posted: May 4, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Tau Sigma National Honor Society is Mason’s first honor society for transfer students.

May 2009 Accolades

Posted: May 1, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Accolades is a monthly column that recognizes the latest achievements of Mason faculty and staff members.

Amy VanMeter Is the May Employee of the Month

Posted: May 1, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

As a research specialist for the Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine (CAPMM), Amy VanMeter, the May Employee of the Month, is described by her colleagues as an “independent, creative and rigorous scientist.”

Mason in the News

Posted: May 1, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Following are highlights of national and international news coverage Mason recently received.